Swimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. The Bryan YMCA offers swim lessons for all ages, swim teams, Masters swim, adaptive swim, water fitness and more. Swim year-round in our heated, indoor pools and swim with the folks that created group swim lessons!
For more information contact Clay Dorman, Aquatics Director.
Lap Swim Contest
Join our 100 mile swimming contest and earn the chance to win a year's membership.
GCY and Bryan YMCA offer competitive swim team programs for adults.
The Bryan YMCA offers group swim lessons all year round, with classes available for all persons ages 6 months and up! Sessions are scheduled for 6-weeks in length; each class will meet once a week for eight weeks. Registration will continue until all classes are full.
Swim Starters: For all children ages 6-36 months (with parents)!
Swim Basics: For all students ages 3 & up!
Swim Strokes: For all students ages 3 & up!
WINTER SESSION: January 6th - February 15th
Registration Opens: November 1st*
SPRING SESSION I: February 24th - April 4th
Registration Opens: January 15th*
SPRING SESSION II: April 13th - May 23rd
Registration Opens: March 1st
Cost per 6-week Session: $36 for Members or $60 for Potential Members. *Spaces are limited!
Swim Team - GCY Makos
The GCY (Greensboro Community YMCA) Swim Team is the YMCA of Greensboro's Year Round swim team for children 5 and up! There are short course, long course, national, seasonal and so many more training options.
Swim Team - Bears
Bears Summer Swim Team
For all community swimmers ages 18 & under!
The YMCA Bears Summer Swim Team is the YMCA of Greensboro swim team! Join us as we compete against swim teams all around Greensboro!
Cost: $115 (includes all meet feets + swim cap and shirt)
*Fee includes all practices, meets, city meet fees, CSA dues, team swim cap and team t-shirt. Extra fees for a team swim suit and City Meet parking may apply. Please note that all swimmers MUST have a YMCA family or program membership to be eligible to swim.
Dates: Closed (stay tuned for May-July 2020)
Practice Days: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays
CUBS (Ages 8 & Under): 5:30pm – 6:15pm
POLARS (Ages 9 & 10): 6:15pm – 7:15pm
GRIZZLIES (Ages 11 & Up): 7:15pm – 8:30pm
All practices are offered at the Bryan Family YMCA Lap Pool.
Water Fitness Classes
Water Exercise is members $18/non-members $48 before the first of the month.
Price after the first of the month: members $20/non-members $53.
This includes all classes.